802.1

Technology / Computers / 802.1: Standard defining Network Bridging. Bridges also known as Layer 2 Switches because they operate at the Data Link layer of the OSI model.

802.11a

Technology / Computers / 802.11a: Standard defining wireless networking that operates on the 5GHz band at a speed of 54Mbps. Shorter range than 802.11b/g standards. MORE

802.15

Technology / Computers / 802.15: Standard defining the Personal Area Network (PAN) and Wireless PAN, a network consisting of connected devices within a few meters of each other. Can include Bluetooth, Z-Wave, ZigBee, and USB/Wirewire MORE

802.16

Technology / Computers / 802.16: Standard defining Broadband Wireless Access, aka WiMAX technology. MORE

802.11n

Technology / Computers / 802.11n: Standard defining wireless networking that improves upon prior standards by using Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO) technology to achieve data transmission speeds nearing 600Mbps. Utilizes multipl MORE

802.11g

Technology / Computers / 802.11g: Standard defining wireless networking that operates on the 2.4Ghz band at the speed of 54Mbps. MORE

802.11

Technology / Cell Phones / 802.11: IEEE standards for wireless LANs with specs for 1mbps, 2mbps, 11mbps, and 24mbps. MORE

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